A medieval acrobat and jongleur enters the Cistercian monastery of Clairvaux, but finds it difficult to contribute to the prayer and work of the house. After all, his one skill couldn't possibly be of any use to God. Or could it?
This 12th century French tale has also been retold by Anatole France as "Our Lady's Juggler" and by Tomie de Paola as "The Clown of God".
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